Work for the Cummins Mellor Family of Businesses

We’re a growing family of businesses who put our people at the centre of all our services in both recruitment and background screening. 

Our family of businesses includes:


Join our team

Our workforce is a combination of appointed roles and home-grown talent, many team members started with us as apprentices and are now in senior leadership roles.

Established in 1990, we’re an award winning family business who pride ourselves on ensuring our colleagues can be the very best version of themselves.

If you like what you see and want to work for our family of businesses, we want to hear from you!

What's in it for you?

Make the most of the great benefits available to our team!


28 days holiday rising by 1 day every subsequent year of service up to 33 days.


Private medical healthcare scheme with the option to join the company plan*

Bonus Scheme

Competitive salary with opportunity to earn team bonus across the business.

Staff Awards

Quarterly and annual rewards & recognition programme.

Training and Development

Personal development including behavioural, attitude and soft skills coaching.

Flexible Remote Working

We do our best to accommodate your preferences, embracing remote and home working.

Staff Support

Employee assistance programme offering counselling and emotional support.

Social Events

Family days, company quiz, Christmas party, dress down & bring parents to work days.

Service Award

Long service awards with rewards and recognition.

Referral Scheme

A cash incentive to refer like minded friends and family to join our team.

Career Break

Request up to 2 months non-statutory, unpaid leave after 5 years of continued service.

Dress for your Day

Wear whatever you feel comfortable in, every day of the week.

Easy Commute

Fantastic working environment easy access to transport links and parking**

Cycle Scheme

Cycle to work scheme with the opportunity to choose a brand new bike.


Excellent pension scheme available for all staff.

* All colleagues are welcome to join the company healthcare scheme which is fully funded by the company for employees in a senior leadership role.

** Free car parking is available depending on role and availability of corporate spaces 

We love feedback

We’re passionate about the development of our employees and celebrate the contribution they make towards the success of our organisation. We continually use their valuable feedback to shape our processes.

Here are just some of the findings from our latest Employee survey

Are you a 'Cummins Mellor Person'?

A true Cummins Mellor person demonstrates our Company Values through their behaviour.
They align their behaviours and attitudes by demonstrating the following 5 core Cummins Mellor values.


Display and promote the highest standards of ethical conduct. Maintaining confidentiality, composure and professionalism at all times, protecting the interests of the company, colleagues and clients.



Motivate and always try to project positive energy, tackling problems head on. Remain optimistic, encourage and support fellow colleagues at all times.



Teamwork makes the dream work – it’s all about being a team player. Support and encourage colleagues to be the best they can be, working together to deliver the best possible solutions for customers.



Constantly consider the feelings and wishes of colleagues and clients, recognising abilities, qualities and achievements.

Extra Mile

The Extra Mile

The phrase “that’s not my job” just isn’t in our vocabulary. Take on additional responsibilities, show unwavering dedication and work tirelessly to deliver the best outcome.

Gold Investors in People

In June 2017, Cummins Mellor achieved ‘Gold’  Investors in People standard, meaning we were one of just of 7 organisations in Lancashire and one of 8 recruitment businesses in the UK to achieve IIP Gold with version 6 of the standard.


At Cummins Mellor, we have a phenomenal track record for Apprenticeships with 25% of our team being either current or former apprentices.

Many of our apprentices have worked their way up the career ladder at our family of businesses and are now working in senior positions, from Chief Operating Officers to fully fledged Recruitment Consultants.

Could you be our next superstar Apprentice?

Get in touch if you would like to join the team of successful Apprentices at Cummins Mellor:
01254 239363

Current Vacancies

Take a look at the latest roles at Cummins Mellor HQ!

Junior Content Producer & Online Resourcer - Apprenticeship

Blackburn Meets National Apprentice Salary Requirements Full Time

Apprentice – Customer Service / Business Administrator 

Blackburn Meets National Apprentice Salary Requirements  Full Time

Sales Consultant

Blackburn £18,000 - £21,000 Permanent

Commercial Permanent Recruitment Consultant

Blackburn Competitive Salary + Commission Full Time

Apprentice – Customer Service Administrator

Blackburn Meets National Apprentice Salary Requirements Full Time